ELVIS COSTELLO - SPIKE

ELVIS COSTELLO

SPIKE

2LP
GF

Spike is the twelfth studio album by Elvis Costello, which appeared after a two-year layoff. For this album he worked together with greats such as Paul McCartney, Roger McGuinn (The Byrds) and The Dirty Dozen Brass Band. This collaboration resulted in an album chock-full of variety; soul, Broadway, rockabilly, pop. Its lead single and most notable hit “Veronica” peaked at #19 on the Billboard Hot 100 and even #1 on the US Modern Rock charts.

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  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • First time available as a 2LP, includes “Coal-Train Robberies”
  • Featuring his hit “Veronica”- co-written by Paul McCartney
  • Colour was personally picked by Elvis Costello
  • Limited edition of 2500 individually numbered copies on light green coloured vinyl
Catalog # : MOVLP3004 Format : 2 LP, 180 gram Releasedate : March 04 2022
Barcode : 8719262017436 Sleeve : Gatefold Original Release : 1989 

Side A

1. ...This Town...
2. Let Him Dangle
3. Deep Dark Truthful Mirror
4. Veronica

Side B

1. God's Comic
2. Chewing Gum
3. Tramp The Dirt Down

Side C

1. Stalin Malone
2. Satellite
3. Pads, Paws And Claws
4. Baby Plays Around

Side D

1. Miss MacBeth
2. Any King's Shilling
3. Coal Train Robbers
4. Last Boat Leaving

Spike is the twelfth studio album by Elvis Costello, which appeared after a two-year layoff. For this album he worked together with greats such as Paul McCartney, Roger McGuinn (The Byrds) and The Dirty Dozen Brass Band. This collaboration resulted in an album chock-full of variety; soul, Broadway, rockabilly, pop. The album cover says “The Beloved Entertainer” and critics could not agree more. It reached #5 on the UK Album charts and #32 on the Billboard 200. Its lead single and most notable hit “Veronica” peaked at #19 on the Billboard Hot 100 and even #1 on the US Modern Rock charts.

Spike is, for the first time, available as a 2LP and includes the track “Coal Train Robbers”. The album is housed in a gatefold sleeve and is available as a limited edition of 2500 individually numbered copies on light green coloured vinyl, which was handpicked by Elvis Costello himself.

 

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • First time available as a 2LP, includes “Coal-Train Robberies”
  • Featuring his hit “Veronica”- co-written by Paul McCartney
  • Colour was personally picked by Elvis Costello
  • Limited edition of 2500 individually numbered copies on light green coloured vinyl

 

Official website: https://www.elviscostello.com/